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Archival documents of the Republic of Belarus, a treasury of the social memory of the state. Directory. Minsk, 2005
(Rar Doc, 103Ęb)

State archives of the Republic of Belarus, 1944-1997. A short directory. Minsk, 2000
(Electronic version)

Finding aids in the state archives of the Republic of Belarus. Directory. Minsk, 2007

Declassified archives: Records of the state archives of the Republic of Belarus that have been transferred for open preservation: Directory. Issue 1. Minsk, 1993
(Rar Doc, 104 Kb)

Collections of the former archives of the Communist Party of Belarus: A short directory. In two parts.
Part 1. Fonds of the central authorities of the Communist Party of Belarus and the Leninist Young Communist League of Belarus. Minsk, 1997
Part 2. Fonds of the primary organizations of the Communist Party of Belarus and the Leninist Young Communist League of Belarus. Minsk, 1998

Documents on the history and culture of Jews in the archives of Belarus. Guidebook. Moscow, 2003

Documents on the history of the Great Patriotic War in the state archives of the Republic of Belarus,1941-1945. Directory. Dresden – Minsk – Graz, 2003

Documents on the history of Orthodox Church in Belarus from the 18th to 20th centuries in the state archives of the Republic of Belarus: Multi-archive directory. Minsk, 2003.
(Rar Doc, 249 Ęb)

Archives of the Uniate Metropolitans. Documents on Belarusian Uniate Church in the 15th to 19th centuries in the Chancellery of the Metropolitan of Greek Catholic Ńhurches in Russia Collection. Reference book. Minsk – Polotsk, 1999.
(Rar Doc, 288 Ęb)

Information on repositories of records relating to the social and legal search. Directory. Minsk, 2010.
(Rar Doc, 63 Ęb)


Directories and guides to individual archives

The Central Committee of the Communist Party (Bolsheviks) of Belarus. 1918-1941. Fond 4p. Inventory 1. Minsk, 2007

Collections of the National Historical Archives of Belarus: Directory. Minsk, 2006

The Central State Historical Archives of the Belarusian Soviet Socialist Republic in Minsk. Guidebook. Minsk, 1974

The National Historical Archives of Belarus in Grodno. Guidebook. Grodno, 2016

The Belarusian State Archives of Films, Photographs and Sound Recordings. Directory. Part 1. Film documents. Molodechno, 2002
(Rar Pdf, 4 Mb)

The Belarusian State Archives of Films, Photographs and Sound Recordings. Directory. Part 2. Fono documents. Minsk, 2013
(Rar Pdf, 3 Mb)

The Belarusian State Archives of Scientific and Technical Documentation. Guidebook. Minsk, 1998
(Rar Doc, 64 Ęb)

The State Archives of Brest Region. A Guide to Holdings, 1939-2014. Brest: Alternativa, 2015
(Rar Pdf, 5 Mb)

The State Archives of Brest Region. A Guide to Holdings, 1919-1939. Brest: Alternativa, 2010

The State Archives of Vitebsk Region: Guidebook. Minsk:Medisont, 2011
(Rar Pdf, 18 Mb)

The State Archives of Gomel Region: Guidebook. Minsk:NARB, 2009
(Rar Pdf, Part 1 (10,6 Ěá), Part 2 (18,1 Ěá)

The State Archives of Grodno Region. Guidebook, 1919-2000. Grodno, 2007

The State Archives of Minsk Region: Guidebook. Minsk, 2012
(Rar Pdf, 2,3 Mb)

A Guide to Holdings of the State Archives of Mogilev Region (1917 – 2010). Mogilev: MSU named after A.Kuleshov, 2012

A Guide to Holdings of the State Archives of Public Organizations in Grodno Region,1918-1920, 1939-1941, 1943, 1944-2002. Grodno, 2007
(Rar Doc, 142 Ęb)

A Guide to Holdings of the State Archives of Public Organizations in Mogilev Region, 1918-2008. Mogilev, 2009
(Rar Doc, 292 Ęb)

A Short Guide to Holdings at the Local State Archives in Glubokoe. Glubokoe, 2009
(Rar Doc, 541 Kb)

A Guide to Holdings of the State Archives of Public Organizations in Gomel Region. Gomel, 2011
(Rar Doc, 317 Ęb)

The Local State Archives in Polotsk 1943-2007. Guidebook. Minsk, 2011
(Rar Pdf, 975 Ęb)

The Local State Archives in Lida. A short guide to holdings (1944-2011). Lida, 2012

A Short Guide to Holdings at the Local State Archives in Novogrudok. Slonim, 2012

Personnel Records at the Local State Archives in Rechitsa. A short directory. Rechitsa, 2012

The Local State Archives in Zhlobin. Guidebook (1943-2012). Zhlobin, 2013

The Local State Archives in Mozyr. A Guide to Holdings (1917-1941). Mozyr, 2013

The Local State Archives in Molodechno. Guidebook 1919-1941, 1944-2007. Molodechno, 2014

The Local State Archives in Kobrin: Guidebook (1944 - 2011). Brest: Alternativa, 2014
(Rar Rtf, 116 Ęb)

The Local State Archives in Krichev. A short guide to holdings (1941-2014). Krichev, 2015
(Rar Rtf, 123 Ęb)

The Local State Archives in Slutsk. Guidebook (1944-2011). Slutsk, 2016
(Rar Pdf, 182 Ęb)

Indexes

Unified index to Catholic parish registers held at the National Historical Archives of Belarus in Grodno (in Russian)
(Rar Excel, 29 Ęb )

Unified index to Orthodox parish registers held at the National Historical Archives of Belarus in Grodno (in Russian)
(Rar Excel, 39 Ęb )

Name index to records in Fond 92 Marshal of the Nobility of Grodno District
(Rar Excel, 383 Ęb)

Geographical index to household books. Glubokoe, 2013
(Rar Pdf, 9,16 Mb)

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Please NOTE that all texts on this page are available in Russian or Belarusian. Only the guide titles have been translated into English.

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